Stockholm – ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions is now announcing the acquisition of Messerschmitt Systems, an internationally renowned manufacturer of access and room control hardware and software. Founded in Germany in 1985, Messerschmitt Systems specializes in serving the needs of hotels, with its solutions able to seamlessly integrate with the leading PMS platforms in use by today’s industry businesses. Messerschmitt Systems will be part of ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions’ business area Hospitality and their Vingcard brand.

It is a pleasure to have Messerschmitt Systems and their experienced staff join ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions. While the company already has a strong presence in central Europe, its products stand to provide substantial benefits to properties worldwide. By acquiring Messerschmitt Systems, we also achieve our strategic goal of expanding our core business and promoting a more diverse range, says Stephanie Ordan, Executive Vice President, and Head of ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions.

Messerschmitt Systems offerings include its own line of advanced hardware and smart hotel room management software. This includes the ability to control in-room amenities such as lighting and thermostats from convenience of personal devices.

Messerschmitt Systems showcases an impressive in-house R&D team that shares our dedication of developing new technologies leading to safer, more efficient, and competitive hotel operations. Bringing our organizations together allows us to combine our strengths and expertise in addressing the latest industry needs, says Li Wang, Senior Vice President and Head of Hospitality.

Messerschmitt Systems is honored to become part of Vingcard and ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions, where our passion for driving innovation in technology is shared along with a focus on delivering ever greater guest experiences. As new members of an industry-leading organization, our team looks forward to passing on the enhanced value to our customers, and contributing to develop new technologies that push hotel business capabilities to new heights, says Dr.–Ing. Jörg Teunissen, CEO of Messerschmitt Systems.

About ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions

ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions is a leading provider of advanced security and access solutions worldwide. Our expertise in customer journey mapping, innovation and service design leads to the invention of new security solutions that create value for our clients and exceptional experiences for end users. From electronic locks and mobile access solutions to cloud-based management platforms, ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions offers comprehensive solutions tailored to meet the evolving needs of its diverse clientele.

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About Vingcard

The ASSA ABLOY Group is the global leader in access solutions. Every day, we help billions of people experience a more open world.

Vingcard, an ASSA ABLOY brand, is a leading provider of security access solutions and other advanced technologies designed for the evolving needs of the hospitality, off-site student accommodations and build to rent industries. With a commitment to serving as the industry’s trusted partner for enhanced security, Vingcard’s comprehensive range of integrated solutions are designed to ensure safer, more adaptive business operations able to deliver enhanced efficiency and end-user satisfaction. Vingcard, Your trusted partner for enhanced security.

Vingcard provides best-in-class customer support with a market-leading presence in more than 166 countries around the world. For further details, please visit and follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram.

Mark Howbrook